Favorite things

A collection of a few favorite things from some talented artisans/artists

From Brooklyn Bead Godess. Love the colors of these! they are so luscious and beautiful. Some of these almost make you want to taste them.brooklynnbeads

Rasmussen gems and jewelry. Just love these items. The gems and composition of these pieces are just stunning.rasmussen

Uniqlets has some very unique and bold pieces of jewelry. These are definitely statement pieces.uniqlets

Keep warm this winter with this orange scarf or the earthtone cowl from Yankee burrow creations. Now check out this cute lilac beaded bag. It’s just the cutest ever !!!!yankee

Last, but not least a few items from beadthing. I just love that flower brooch/pin. Can you believe it’s made of paper??beadthing

I wish I could do that!

Today, I am featuring a few fabulous artists, showcasing their beautiful creations.These artists/crafters are just talented and really good at what they do. first one is reefbotanicals. Let me tell you some of the candles in this shop are so beautiful and delicious looking, you almost feel like tasting them. reefbotanicalsNext up is Brooklyn bead goddess. You will be blown away by her talent. I just love the beads she makes, and the color choices are just wonderful! Just check it out.

brooklynn-beadsLast but not least is Yankee burrow creations. This shop has some of the cutest items ever. Just take a look and judge for yourself.yankee-burrowCan you say awwwww!!! 🙂

October birthstones: Tourmaline and Opal



The month of October has 2 birthstone: Tourmaline and Opal. Tourmaline comes in a wide range of colors. Tourmaline is mined in north America, south America, Africa and also Afghanistan.




The name opal comes from the Greek Opallos, meaning “to see a change (of color).” The color in Opals vary from milky white to black with flecks of orange, red, yellow, and blue. Opal is the national gemstone of Australia where the majority of Opals come from.

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